Calm has returned to Rustenburg and Boitekong Township in the North West, following violent confrontations between taxi operators and the Bojanala Bus Company on Wednesday morning.
The National Secretary of the Nigerian Union in South Africa (Nusa), Collins Emeka, has called for local authorities to move swiftly and arrest all suspected cartels running brothels and drug dens in both Rustenburg in the North West, and Krugersdorp in Gauteng.
Fourteen Nigerian men, accused of public violence, appeared in the Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Their case was postponed to January 26, for the lawyers representing two men to be present in court. The men told the court they would hire private attorneys to represent them. Two opted for legal aid while nine others would […]
The mayor of Rustenburg municipality in North West has admitted that police have difficulties in dealing with the heightened crime, human and drug trafficking, including prostitution.
Nigeria’s new High Commissioner to South Africa Ahmed Musa Ibeto says there is a need for intensified engagement amongst government and civilian organisations, to harmonise tense relations between Nigerians and local citizens.